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Jul 12, 2015, 03:00 ET

Argus named a top UK exporter for fourth year running

Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus Media features in the annual "Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200" league table of...

Jun 30, 2015, 13:24 ET

Neil Bradford appointed Argus chief executive

Publisher Adrian Binks and the board of Argus Media today announced that Neil Bradford has been appointed chief executive of the company with...

May 29, 2015, 10:52 ET

Argus honors Kansas City Southern de Mexico, Pemex, Bulkmatic with prestigious Win-Win Award

 Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has named Kansas City Southern de Mexico (KCSM), Pemex and Bulkmatic as the 2015...

May 19, 2015, 00:25 ET

Iraq's new Basrah Heavy to become third-biggest freely traded Mideast Gulf crude stream

Iraq has scheduled a greater-than-expected inaugural amount of exports of its new Basrah Heavy crude grade, which will enable the country to...

May 18, 2015, 10:00 ET

Largest US MTA switches fuel price indexation to Argus

The New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has announced a long-term fuel supply contract using price assessments published by global...

May 15, 2015, 11:20 ET

Ecuador launches 'eco' gasoline fuel based on Argus ethanol price

President Rafael Correa of Ecuador has issued a decree that orders the gradual national roll out of a 10pc ethanol blend in gasoline, using a price...

Apr 22, 2015, 06:29 ET

Changing West Africa oil markets create new information needs

 West African crude producers are at a critical juncture, as growing North American shale oil output has displaced their crude, all but closing...

Apr 21, 2015, 10:34 ET

Argus wins prized UK business award for third time

 Global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus has received the Queen's Award for Enterprise, which recognises business...

Apr 02, 2015, 12:18 ET

Argus appoints Sean Watson to board

Argus has appointed Sean Watson, a senior corporate lawyer and adviser, as a non-executive board director. "We are glad to welcome Sean to the...

Feb 26, 2015, 19:23 ET

Argus launches WTI Houston assessment

 Global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus today launches its much-anticipated assessment for West Texas Intermediate...

Jan 20, 2015, 15:04 ET

Argus expands operations to Riga

Energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has opened a new office in the Latvian capital of Riga, as the latest part of its global...

Jan 20, 2015, 10:44 ET

Colombia adopts Argus coking coal and freight assessments in volatile market

Colombia's mining regulatory agency ANM has started pricing coking coal for royalty calculations using price assessments published by global...

Jan 20, 2015, 10:42 ET

Colombia Adopta índice de Argus para Carbón Metalúrgico y Fletes

 La autoridad reguladora de minería en Colombia, La Agencia Nacional de Minería (ANM), ha empezado a indexar carbón...

Jan 12, 2015, 09:52 ET

Argus acquires MetalPrices.com, expands metals coverage

 Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has bought MetalPrices.com, one of the world's largest providers of metals market...

Dec 09, 2014, 16:24 ET

País miembro de la Opep adopta índice ASCI™ para exportaciones de crudo

La empresa estatal del Ecuador, PetroEcuador, confirmó que el precio de sus exportaciones de crudo se calcula en base al Argus Sour Crude...

Dec 09, 2014, 14:51 ET

Opec member Ecuador adopts ASCI price for crude exports

 Opec member Ecuador's state-owned oil company PetroEcuador has started pricing its crude exports using the Argus Sour Crude Index (ASCITM)...

Nov 18, 2014, 06:17 ET

Portugal launches fuel reference prices based on Argus

Portuguese fuel markets authority ENMC (Entidade Nacional para o Mercado dos Combustiveis) has launched a series of national reference prices for...

Oct 28, 2014, 10:20 ET

Argus expands conference portfolio to fuel oil, acquires the Energy Conference from Frank Swierz

Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has acquired the Energy Conference from Frank Swierz & Associates. The Miami event,...

Oct 13, 2014, 08:05 ET

Argus Extends And Completes Third Review Of Energy Benchmarks Process In Line With IOSCO PRA Requirements

 Global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus has successfully completed an external assurance review of the policies and...

Oct 03, 2014, 00:01 ET

Rare earths market at pivotal point ahead of new China policies

The global market for rare earths is approaching a critical juncture as China, the world's largest producer, reshapes its export and production...